Existentialism

Course Type: 
REL
Code: 
5940
Level: 
Graduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

(Also listed as PHL 5090.) Introduction to 20th century philosophical and literary movement. Emphasis on concrete existence and the passions over abstract rationality, conception of self as a product of radically free acts of self-creation, affirmation of uncertainty and absurdity as inescapable elements of the human condition, and rejection of traditional ethical systems.

Restrictions: 
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: Graduate, Medical, Professional.